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MDM Product Roundup Vol 21 Issue 43

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Various firms have confirmed Android 5.0 (Lollipop) will be arriving on their devices soon. The OS will be available on HTC’s One and One M8; Motorola’s Moto G (2013 and 2014, Moto X (2013 …

Tags:Android| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| tablets| Vol 21 - Issue 43| Volume 21

Tracking Deformation for Tablet Input

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Microsoft Research has developed a transparent sensor surface for tablet PCs, called FlexSense. The work was performed in partnership with the Institute of Surface Technologies and Photonics of Joanneum Research and the University of …

Tags:Microsoft| Mobile Display Monitor| Novel Displays| Vol 21 - Issue 43| Volume 21

Cree, Lextar Sign LED Agreement

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Cree and Lextar Electronics have entered into a supply agreement for sapphire-based LED chips, with Cree gaining approximately 13% of Lextar through an $83 million investment. The deal also includes a royalty-bearing license agreement …

Tags:Cree| Large Display Monitor| LED| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Clear Channel Outdoor Sells Russian Unit

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Clear Channel Outdoor is reported to have sold its Russian business to its general director in Russia, Sergei Kolesnikov. Reports suggest that Clear Channel Outdoor had concerns about the political situation in the region …

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Analysts Say Samsung Faces Q3 Profit Slump

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Analysts in South Korea have lowered their expectations for Samsung’s third quarter profit because of the tough market conditions in which Samsung operates. They cite falling ASPs, the absence of any major product launches …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Samsung| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Spend Less Time on the Phone and More With Children

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Reg Bailey, chief executive of UK charity Mother’s Union, has said that British parents are some of the most likely in Europe to neglect their children. Bailey cited a Unicef study, examining the behaviour …

Tags:Back Panel| Health and Safety| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Eyevis Renews European Roadshow

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Eyevis is running its international roadshow again this year. Between 7th October and 6th November, the company will visit six cities in Spain, France and the UK, showing off its own product. These include …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Video Walls| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Elo Attends OVAB

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Elo Touch Solutions has been announced as an exhibitor at the OVAB Digital Signage Conference, which takes place in Munich on 17th and 18th September.

Tags:Back Panel| ELO| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Cruise Company Commits to Windows

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Cruise company Royal Caribbean will equip all crew members with a Windows tablet in the near future. The company will begin the roll-out of 40,000 Hexa tablets in October.

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CFGC Boosts Digital Fleet With Christie Purchase

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200 of Christie’s CP2220 have been purchased by the China Film Group Corporation (CFGC), a state-run film organisation. The projectors will be installed in CFGC’s cinema chain around the country. The purchase boosts the …

Tags:Back Panel| China| Christie| Cinema Projection| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Big Names to Keynote DisplaySearch China Conference

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NPD DisplaySearch’s China FPD Conference will be held on 4th and 5th September in Shanghai. The ninth edition of the event will feature keynote speeches given by Corning, LG Display, Innolux and Samsung Display …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

And Finally – give up your first born…

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We’ve all been there – you need to get online but you don’t want to use your data allowance. You cast an eye over available WiFi networks: locked, locked, password-protected, paid access. Suddenly up …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Security| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21| Wi-Fi